United States Statutes at Large/Volume 1/1st Congress/1st Session/Chapter 24
Chap. ⅩⅩⅣ.—An Act providing for the payment of the Invalid Pensioners of the United States.
Act of July 16, 1790, ch. 27.
Military pensions heretofore paid by the States to be paid from 4th March last for one year, and under what regulations.Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the military pensions which have been granted and paid by the states respectively, in pursuance of the acts of the United States in Congress assembled, to the invalids who were wounded and disabled during the late war, shall be continued and paid by the United States, from the fourth day of March last, for the space of one year, under such regulations as the President of the United States may direct.
Approved, September 29, 1789.